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UPCOMING EVENTS

 

PAST EVENTS

 

June 11th, 2014

Interfaith Leaders Conference 
with Keynote Speaker Rev. Alfred Charles "Al" Sharpton, Jr.
 
"Why Religious Leaders Matter Towards Zero Exploitation of Women & Children 2030 Agenda"

 

Hosted once again at the United Nations,

the Interfaith Leaders Conference featured speakers such as:

 

  • Keynote Speaker: Rev. Alfred Charles "Al" Sharpton, Jr.- Founder & President of the National Action Network, American Baptist Minister, Civil Rights Activist

  • H.E. Hermeneglide Niyonzima- Ambassador of Burundi to the UN

  • Rabbi Michael Paley- United Jewish Appeal-Federation of NY

  • Pandit Satish Deo- Sanatan Cultural Society

  • Ms. Daisy Khan- Executive Director American Society for Muslim Advancement

  • Ms. Simone Monasebian- Director UN Office of Drugs and Crime-Invited

  • Rev. Philip Tah- Hartsdale Parish, Archdiocese of New York

  • Moderator: Mr. Taj Hamad- Secretary General, Universal Peace Foundation

 

Event Sponsors:

  • Permanent Mission of Burundi to the UN

  • Universal Peace Federation

  • Jewish Post

  • Gateway Ministries

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

March 13th, 2014

58th Session of
Commission on Status of Women
 
Utilizing Grassroots Power & Technology Towards Zero Exlpoitation of Women & Children 
and
The Launch of a Global Campaign
"Say NO To Exploitation of Humans for Profit"
 

Hosted at the United Nations,

the 58th Session of Commission on Status of Women featured speakers such as:

 

  • Opening Note: Secretary General Ban Ki-moon- Secretary-General of the United Nations

  • H.E. Ms. Clotilde Niragira- Minister of National Solidarity Human Rights & Gender, Burundi

  • Senator Moise Jean Charles- Senator, Republic of Haiti

  • Ms. Yvonne Williams- Founder & Executive Direcotr of Trafficking in America Task Force

  • Mr. Adolfo Luque- Founder, Tierra Peruana, Peru

  • Dr. Linda Young- President of The National Women's Political Caucus

  • Mr. Shyam Pokharel- Managing Director at Samrakshak Samuha, Nepal

  • Mr. Tageldin Hamdad- Secretary General, Universal Peace Federation

  • Moderator: Mrs. Lynn Walsh- Co-Chair, NGO Committee on the Family

 

The event also featured a film screening for "I Am Slave", a film by film and television producer, Andrea Calderwood.

 

Event Sponsors:

  • Permanent Mission of Burundi to the UN

  • Universal Peace Federation

  • NGO Committee on the Family